Gerardo Naranjo Hops On "Death Wish" Remake

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Gerardo Naranjo Hops On "Death Wish" Remake

Gerardo Naranjo ("Miss Bala") is in negotiations to replace Joe Carnahan on the "Death Wish" reboot at MGM and Paramount.

Long attached, Carnahan left the project in February after being unable to find a leading star. He still remains credited for penning the script, based on the Brian Garfield story.

The original 1974 Charles Bronson-led thriller follows an architect whose wife is raped and murdered and his daughter savagely beaten by three hoods. Said architect becomes ...

"Death Wish," "Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" Lose Directors

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"Death Wish," "Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" Lose Directors

Filmmaker Joe Carnahan ("The Grey," "The A-Team") has abruptly withdrawn from the remake of 1974 Charles Bronson vigilante classic "Death Wish" at Paramount and MGM.

Carnahan's departure is said to be over creative differences regarding casting - the studios want Bruce Willis, Carnahan does not. Carnahan has plenty of other projects that he could jump on, including the thriller "Narco Sub" at Fox.

Meanwhile, Lisa Cholodenko ("The Kids Are All Right") has dropped out of di ...

R.I.P. Dino De Laurentiis

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R.I.P. Dino De Laurentiis

The colourful, eccentric and never less than ostentatious Italian film producer and entrepreneur Dino De Laurentiis passed away at his Beverly Hills home yesterday. He was 91.

After producing his first features in the 1940's and teaming with producer Carlo Ponti on several prestigious Italian films in the 1950's, De Laurentiis turned his attention to what would become his trademark - ambitious, expensive and epic scale international co-productions more concerned with being popul ...

Live Free or Die Hard

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Live Free or Die Hard
Review (8/10)
(By Brendan Cullin)

Live Free or Die Hard marks the much anticipated return to the big screen of Detective John McClane - probably the most anticipated return this side of Indiana Jones. In this chapter of the life and times of John McClane, we find our favourite New York City cop being asked to pick up a computer hacker (played by Justin Long) and bring him in for some questioning. Of course with John McClane nothing is as easy as it appears. What seems like a relatively ro ...

Death Wish

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In this remake of the 1974 film starring Charles Bronson, Stallone stars as an ordinary man who goes vigilante after his wife and daughter are attacked.

Director: Sylvester Stallone

Writer(s): Michael Ferris, John Brancato

Cast: Sylvester Stallone

Release Date: To Be Announced

Official Site: Not Available

Distributor: MGM

Genre: Drama

Rating: Not Available ...